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Saturday Morning Yoga with Lynn

August 9 @ 2:39 pm CDT

Saturdays  9:00-10:30 am This class with Lynn Absher is a blend of relaxing, calm stretching and vigorous, strength building standing poses. Classes usually begin with a simple 1-2 minute seated meditation followed by at least 15-20 minutes of stretching warm-ups before engaging in more strenuous sequences of sun salutations and warrior poses. The most vigorous, portion is usually followed by … Read More

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Saturday Morning Yoga with Lynn

August 1, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am CDT

Saturdays  9:00-10:30 am This class with Lynn Absher is a blend of relaxing, calm stretching and vigorous, strength building standing poses. Classes usually begin with a simple 1-2 minute seated meditation followed by at least 15-20 minutes of stretching warm-ups before engaging in more strenuous sequences of sun salutations and warrior poses. The most vigorous, portion is usually followed by … Read More

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Lunchtime Meditation (Online)

January 1, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm CST

Fridays are a great time to do a mid-day meditation. With the work week almost over it’s easier to relax the mind and relieve the pressures of the week. Join us! All are welcome 12:00  Opening prayer and chant 12:10–12:30  Silent meditation        

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Healing Prayers for the World (Online)

January 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm CST

Do you know someone in need of healing prayers? Let us pray for them. Send your prayer requests to healingprayers@anandadallas.org. Also if you’d like to feel God’s healing presence flowing through your hands and heart, come join us in being channels for healing energy by praying for others. To become a member of our Healing Prayer Circle, please contact us at healingprayers@anandadallas.org. … Read More

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Friday Night “Happy Hour” Kirtan! (Online)

March 19, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

Every 1st and 3rd Fridays! In these challenging times, chanting more than ever is a wonderful way to open the heart and connect us with spirit and each other.  Our kirtans, where we chant together, have taken on a new form online but the spirit is resilient and coming together provides the energetic inspiration that refuels the soul! Musicians will … Read More

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Hatha Yoga Weekend Unwind (Online)

June 12, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am CDT

This class with Lynn Absher and Cheryl Osborne is a blend of relaxing, calm stretching and vigorous, strength building standing poses. Classes usually begin with a simple 1-2 minute seated meditation followed by at least 15-20 minutes of stretching warm-ups before engaging in more strenuous sequences of sun salutations and warrior poses. The most vigorous, portion is usually followed by … Read More

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Guided Meditation (Online)

July 20, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

In the tradition of Paramhansa Yogananda and the Path of Kriya Yoga, you will be guided into meditation with prayer, chanting, and breathing exercises to take you deeper into the stillness and peace of your own inner being. The meditation is led by Nayaswami Supriya.

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Guided Meditation (Online)

August 5, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

In the tradition of Paramhansa Yogananda and the Path of Kriya Yoga, you will be guided into meditation with prayer, chanting, and breathing exercises to take you deeper into the stillness and peace of your own inner being.

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Online Guided Kriya Meditation (for kriyabans only)

September 4, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am CDT

ONLINE: Guided Kriya Meditation The 1st Saturday of each month  Contact our Spiritual Director, Supriya Chadwick for more information on this final course. Supriya@anandadallas.org   During these 2 hrs, we will pray, chant and be guided through the routine of meditation into the Kriya practice as suggested by the Ananda Kriya ministry. There will be 45 min of silence for … Read More

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Sunday Satsang (Online)

September 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. 10:00 Chanting & Opening Prayer 10:15  Short Meditation 10:20 Affirmation from Affirmations for Self-Healing 10:25 Bible & Bhagavad Gita readings and commentary … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

September 26, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. Dana Lynne Andersen has taught and exhibited on three continents. Her paintings have been featured on the covers of books,  magazines and calendars … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

September 28, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path.  Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

October 5, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path.  Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

October 10, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. Join us this Sunday for an IN PERSON gathering! (we will be in person only this week, due to internet conditions) We … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

October 12, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

October 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Please join us ONLINE OR INPERSON this Sunday for our Sunday Service Community Satsang.  Our Inperson will be held OUTDOORS at Nayaswami Supriya’s home. You can find directions here. All are welcome! Everyone can attend and it is optional whether you wear a mask or not because we will be outdoors. We will be meeting in her backyard so please enter through the back … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

October 19, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

October 24, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. Nayaswami Krishna lived and served at Ananda Palo Alto for 12 years. In 2000 she and her husband Paalaka were asked to … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

October 26, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Hatha Yoga Weekend Unwind (Online)

October 30, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am CDT

This class with Lynn Absher and Cheryl Osborne is a blend of relaxing, calm stretching and vigorous, strength building standing poses. Classes usually begin with a simple 1-2 minute seated meditation followed by at least 15-20 minutes of stretching warm-ups before engaging in more strenuous sequences of sun salutations and warrior poses. The most vigorous, portion is usually followed by … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

October 31, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. Nayaswamis Nakula and Nischala are co-founders of Ananda College, and have been involved with the institution for nearly 20 years. Both are … Read More

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The Path of Kriya Yoga (Hybrid)

November 1, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT

Mondays, Nov 1, Nov 8 and Nov 15 6:00-8:00pm cost: $30 This 3 class series is intended for those who want to explore and  deepen their understanding of this specific path of Self-realization as taught by Paramhansa Yogananda. The science of Kriya Yoga is eternal. It is true like mathematics, like the simple rules of addition and subtraction, the law of … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

November 2, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CDT

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

November 9, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

November 14, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. About Our Guest Nayaswami Pranaba is one of Ananda’s most widely traveled and experienced ministers, having meditated for over 47 years and … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

November 16, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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An Evening of Remembrance and Gratitude (Online)

November 20, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CST

With the coming holidays, it is the perfect time to remember with gratitude all those friends and loved ones who have blessed our lives and now live on in our hearts. Join us then for a celebration of our loved ones who have passed from this world. The evening will include readings, prayer, meditation, candle lighting, a slideshow of photos … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

November 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. Our special guest speaker this Sunday is Jitendra Guindon. Jitendra is the Director of Online with Ananda, and a disciple of Paramhansa … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

November 23, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Guided Meditation (Online) – No Meditation on Thanksgiving

November 25, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm CST

No Meditation on Thanksgiving In the tradition of Paramhansa Yogananda and the Path of Kriya Yoga, you will be guided into meditation with prayer, chanting, and breathing exercises to take you deeper into the stillness and peace of your own inner being.

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Hatha Yoga Weekend Unwind (Online) NO CLASS

November 27, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am CST

NO CLASS TODAY This class with Lynn Absher and Cheryl Osborne is a blend of relaxing, calm stretching and vigorous, strength building standing poses. Classes usually begin with a simple 1-2 minute seated meditation followed by at least 15-20 minutes of stretching warm-ups before engaging in more strenuous sequences of sun salutations and warrior poses. The most vigorous, portion is … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

November 28, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. Join us this Sunday for an IN PERSON gathering! We will meet at The Dallas Meditation Center in Richardson.  Our Community … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

November 30, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

December 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. About Our Guest Keshava Betts is a lifelong performing artist—cellist, vocal soloist, actor, and even briefly as a professional Hollywood stuntman. Unusually, … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

December 7, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path.  Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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De-stress for the Holidays (Online)

December 11, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CST

The stress of these past two years has been unprecedented for all of us and now we are entering yet another holiday season, it will be helpful to learn and use a few techniques to assist us to live life from a perspective of more relaxation and happiness! Registration Required (see below) In this workshop you will learn: how to … Read More

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Sunday Satsang

December 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. About Our Guest Lorna serves Ananda as the Co-Director of the Portland temple, a minister, lightbearer, teacher and spiritual counselor. Lorna is … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

December 14, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Holiday break after Dec 14 gathering, online again starting Jan 4 Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path. Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each … Read More

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Come Experience the Joy of the Season with Ananda in Texas

December 17, 2021 - December 19, 2021

“I will prepare for the coming of the Omnipresent baby Christ by cleaning the cradle of my consciousness, now rusty with selfishness, indifference, and sense attachments; and by polishing it with deep daily, divine meditation, introspection and discrimination.” – Paramhansa Yogananda Give yourself and others the true gift of the season: inner communion and stillness. During this powerful time of … Read More

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Friday Night “Happy Hour” Kirtan! (Online)

December 17, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST

Join for a special Christmas kirtan either in person or through zoom Friday, Dec 17 at the Springhill Retreat Center (see map below). During the busy energy of the Christmas season, this is an opportunity to transform the stress into a joyful experience of devotional chanting. 3991 E. Renner Rd, Richardson, TX 75082

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Sunday Satsang

December 19, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

This Sunday we will share in an inspiring Christmas-themed Sunday service followed by our festive social Christmas lunch with a “white elephant” gift exchange for those who wish to participate. Tickets for the catered lunch can be purchased through Dec 13th. All participants attending in-person and not online must register for the event by Thursday Dec 16th (Sunday lunch by … Read More

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Winter Solstice Sunrise Meditation (Online)

December 21, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 8:30 am CST

Join us for a special meditation as we celebrate the return of light to the earth and invite it to illuminate our consciousness. We will chant the Gayatri Mantra 108 times followed by a short period of silent meditation. If you aren’t familiar with the mantra, don’t worry! We will chant with a recording of Swami Kriyananda and the words … Read More

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Sunday Satsang (Online)

December 26, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. About Our Guests Nayaswami Ananta moved to Ananda Village in 1975. He spent many years managing the Ananda Garden that helped feed … Read More

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New Year’s Eve Community Gathering (Online)

December 31, 2021 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm CST

We have needed to change our inperson plans to online due to the recent surge but we still hope you will join us!  We will be collaborating with our friends from Ananda Monterey Bay. We will chant, do a fire ceremony, and meditate together from 8-9:30pm Friday eve.  Join us anytime between 8-9:30pm to usher in a brighter, more soul … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (No Meeting Today)

January 4 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

No Meeting This Week.  Next Meeting 01/11/22. Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path.  Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one … Read More

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Paramhansa Yogananda’s Birthday Celebration

January 5 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am CST

3-hour Meditation 7:00-10:00am (join below) Discipleship Ceremony 9:00-9:30am (during meditation…join below) Healing Prayers for the World Meditation 12:00-1:00pm (join here) Special Birthday Satsang 7:30-8:00pm (join below) Ananda in Texas is celebrating Paramhansa Yogananda’s birthday all day long with multiple event options for folks to choose from including a Discipleship Ceremony. We will start out the day with an online 3-hour meditation … Read More

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Yogananda Birthday Satsang

January 5 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm CST

3-hour Meditation 7:00-10:00am (join below) Discipleship Ceremony 9:00-9:30am (during meditation…join below) Healing Prayers for the World Meditation 12:00-1:00pm (join here) Special Birthday Satsang 7:30-8:00pm (join below) Ananda in Texas is celebrating Paramhansa Yogananda’s birthday all day long with multiple event options for folks to choose from including a Discipleship Ceremony. We will start out the day with an online 3-hour … Read More

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Online Guided Kriya Meditation (for kriyabans only)

January 8 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am CST

ONLINE: Guided Kriya Meditation The 1st Saturday of each month  Contact our Spiritual Director, Supriya Chadwick for more information on this final course. Supriya@anandadallas.org   During these 2 hrs, we will pray, chant and be guided through the routine of meditation into the Kriya practice as suggested by the Ananda Kriya ministry. There will be 45 min of silence for … Read More

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Hatha Yoga Weekend Unwind (Online)

January 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am CST

Happy Holidays!  No class until Jan 8, 2022. This class with Lynn Absher and Cheryl Osborne is a blend of relaxing, calm stretching and vigorous, strength building standing poses. Classes usually begin with a simple 1-2 minute seated meditation followed by at least 15-20 minutes of stretching warm-ups before engaging in more strenuous sequences of sun salutations and warrior poses. … Read More

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Sunday Satsang (Online)

January 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. About Our Guest Darshan Lotichius is a long time, much beloved friend of our Ananda Texas family. A Lightbearer minister, he currently … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

January 11 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path.  Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Guided Meditation (Online)

January 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm CST

In the tradition of Paramhansa Yogananda and the Path of Kriya Yoga, you will be guided into meditation with prayer, chanting, and breathing exercises to take you deeper into the stillness and peace of your own inner being.

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Sunday Satsang (Online)

January 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm CST

Sunday Satsang at Ananda is inspired by the meditation tradition of the East and the ancient teachings of mystical Christianity, with inspirational readings from both the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita. Service includes music, group chanting and meditation. Our Community Satsang usually includes Sunday service with a Vedic fire ceremony, chanting, affirmations, readings and the Festival of Light, followed with … Read More

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Treasures Along the Path (Online)

January 18 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm CST

Over the course of his life Swami Kriyananda gave thousands of talks on an astounding array of life topics and how they related to the spiritual path.  Many of these talks were recorded and archived and are now available online in the Treasures Along the Path audio series. Each week we’ll choose one of the recorded talks and invite attendees … Read More

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Guided Meditation (Online)

January 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm CST

Ananda Gentle Yoga Sadhana Practice (5:15-7:30p) has now moved to Thursday. (LINK) In the tradition of Paramhansa Yogananda and the Path of Kriya Yoga, you will be guided into meditation with prayer, chanting, and breathing exercises to take you deeper into the stillness and peace of your own inner being. The meditation is led by Nayaswami Supriya.